Course name: PSP50916 Diploma of Interpreting
|CRICOS Code:||094544A||Training Package:||PSP – Public Sector|
|AQF Level:||Level 5||Code and Title of Qualification:||PSP50916 Diploma of Interpreting (LOTE – English)|
|Course Duration:||25 Weeks, incl. 20 Weeks Training and 5 Weeks Breaks|
Description of the Qualification
This qualification covers the competencies required to interpret from a source language to a target language, in general dialogue and monologue settings where the interpreter is able to physically control the discourse to assist retention and recall.
The Diploma of Interpreting prepares interpreters for work typically in the community and business domains, including sectors such as general health, welfare and community services, educational and social contexts, and tourism. As well as interactions such as initial police interviews, over the counter interviews in customer and community information services, non-complex
disability assistance, and other informal business and workplace interactions.
Qualification Packaging Rules
Based on the information available from www.training.gov.au , the following packaging rules apply for completion of this qualification.
A total number of 12 units must be selected for this qualification including:
7 core units and 5 elective units
Apply codes and standards to ethical practice
Build glossaries for translating and interpreting assignments
Prepare to translate and interpret
Interpret in general dialogue settings (LOTE-English)
Interpret in general monologue settings (LOTE-English)
Manage discourses in general settings
Use routine subject area terminology in interpreting (LOTE-English)
Demonstrate routine LOTE proficiency in different subjects and cultural contexts
Demonstrate routine English proficiency in different subjects and cultural contexts
Use routine education terminology in interpreting (LOTE-English)
Use routine health terminology in interpreting (LOTE-English)
Use routine legal terminology in interpreting (LOTE-English)
There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification outlined in the
However, prior to enrolling in this course the students must:
Students are required to complete 12 units of competency.
Delivery time frames:
- Approximate delivery hours required to complete the PSP50916 Diploma of Interpreting are between 800-1000 hours.
- Attendance and academic progress are monitored throughout the duration of the course.
A range of assessment and evidence gathering methods and techniques are used, including 2 – 4 or more methods for each unit of competency. For this course, methods include:
- Questions and answers
- Case studies/scenario discussions
- Multiple choices/true or false questions
- Interpreting and reflection tasks
- Simulated interpreting practice
- Writing reports/essays
- Formal examinations
This qualification is a NAATI endorsed qualification.
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There are currently no openings available for this course.